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Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica) Complete detail – updated

Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica) Complete detail – updated. Description of Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica). Classification of Jungle bush quail (Perdicula asiatica). Habit and habitat of  Jungle bush quail. They prefer dry grasslands, but can also be found in wooded areas.  Jungle bush quail  have dark brown ear coverts and their chestnut-brown chin and throat patch is bordered by a pale yellowish band with …

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State bird of Nagaland – complete detail – updated

State bird of Nagaland – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird of Nagaland. Name of the state bird of Nagaland is Blyth’s tragopan. Classification of Blyth’s tragopan. Habit and habitat of Blyth’s tragopan. They prefer wooded areas. Male Blyth’s tragopan have rusty-red and black head, and smoky-grey lower breast and belly. The upper breast and neck is rusty red, and the lower breast and …

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Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus) complete detail

Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus). Classification of Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus). Habit and habitat of Asian koel. They prefers staying in a dense thick forest with thick trees and bamboos, light woodland and cultivation areas. Size of adult Asian koel is between 38 to 46 cm including the tail. The weight of adult is …

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Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) complete detail

Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) complete detail – updated. Description of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus). Habit and habitat of Black Drongo. Local name of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) is Bhujanga. Classification of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus). Habit and Habitat of Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus).   Generally found in open areas, savanna’s and countries. It lives in open forests, habitation, farmlands and slightly wooded habitats, near water. It may be found …

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State bird of Manipur – complete detail – updated

State bird of Manipur – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Manipur. Name of the state bird of Manipur is Mrs. Hume’s pheasant (Nongin). Classification of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant. Habit and habitat of  Nongin. They prefer open areas, forest habitats and the forested mountain areas at 1000 to 2500 meter elevation. Mrs. Hume’s pheasant has greyish brown or purple head, with chestnut brown plumage. …

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State animal of Gujarat (Asiatic Lion) complete detail- updated

State animal of Gujarat (Asiatic Lion) complete detail- updated. What is the name of state animal of Gujarat. Description of Asiatic Lion (state animal of Gujarat). Lion has been classified as endangered by the IUCN. Lions are the only cats that live in groups, called prides.  Panthera leo persica, One of the largest of Indian cats. Asiatic Lions are found inhabiting open grasslands and forests of India, …

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Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis) Complete detail

Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis) Complete detail – updated. Description of Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis). Classification of Southern grey shrike (Lanius meridionalis). Habit and habitat of Southern grey shrike.  Southern Grey Shrike favors open country of various kinds, from semi-desert to farmland, and from health and bogs to partly forest tundra, with scattered trees, bushes or scrubs. It needs open areas with …

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State animal of Mizoram (Serow) complete detail – updated

State animal of Mizoram (Serow) complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Mizoram. Name of the State animal of Mizoram is Serow. Habit and habitat of Serow. They prefer mountainous areas at altitudes of between 200 to 3,050 meter. Serow is a beautiful animal, with uniquely distinctive pointing horns, length measures about 15 to 25 cm. The horns usually have a slight …

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State animal of Madhya Pradesh – complete detail – updated

State animal of Madhya Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Madhya Pradesh. Name of the State animal of Madhya Pradesh is Barasingha. Habit and habitat of Barasingha.  They prefer tall grasslands and open habitats. They found in swampland and a variety of forest types ranging from dry to moist deciduous to evergreen. They also found in grassy floodplains, wooded areas, and …

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Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated

Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated. Description of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Classification of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Habit and habitat of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis).  The Black-necked Crane has an exclusive range between the altitudes of 3500 meters to 5500 meters in the tablelands of Central Asia. These Cranes have been recorded from …

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